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Sunday Talking Heads: October 2, 2011

Not seeing anyone in regards to #OccupyWallStreet, hmm…

Oh Candy, who isn’t a national security advocate, besides your guests that is?

Teddy adds:

Or does “former” modify “national security advocate?” Is Liz a once-but-no-longer advocate for national security?

And is there no one in the civil liberties wing available who might say anything but “Huzzah!” about this presidential ordered assassination of a USAn?  Turley? Greenwald?  Anyone?

Is Chris Matthews a sign of America’s decline?  Is Chris Christie? Guys named Chris: a sign of America’s decline?

Senior foreign affairs correspondent Martha Raddatz on the Yemen killings. You mean “the killings of USAn citizens in Yemen, Martha?”

I want a Cain/McCain show, please.


To the listings!

Washington Journal.

ABC’s This Week: Herman Cain. Roundtable: George Will, Jake Tapper, Nicolle Wallace, Mark Penn, with Matt Katz of the Philadelphia Enquirer and author of the blog, “Christie Chronicles.” Then, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz on boycotting political donations. Then , Senior foreign affairs correspondent Martha Raddatz on the Yemen killings.

CBS’ Face the Nation: Sen. John McCain (R-AZ). Plus, Gov. Martin O’Malley (D-MD) and Gov. Haley Barbour (R-MS).

CNN’s State of the Union: Anwar Al-Awlaki killing – former Vice President Dick Cheney and his daughter, a former State Department official and national security advocate, Liz Cheney. Then, former NSA and CIA Director, Gen. Michael Hayden and former congresswoman, Jane Harman who served in the House Intelligence Committee for many years.  Plus, Gov. Haley Barbour (R-MS).

Chris Hayes:

Chris Matthews: Is America Beginning A Long-term Decline? How Is Chris Christie Making Mitt Romney Look Unacceptable?

Fareed – GPS:

Fox News Sunday: Herman Cain. Then, Fred Smith, Chair and CEO, FedEx and Robert Johnson, Founder, BET / Founder & Chairman of The RLJ Companies.  Roundtable: Brit Hume, Mara Liasson, Bill Kristol, Juan WilliamsPower Player: Natalie Randolph, Head Football Coach, Coolidge High School.

NBC’s Meet the Press: Chair of the Republican Governors Association, Gov. Bob McDonnell (R-VA) and Gov. Deval Patrick (D-MA)Roundtable: The Vice Chair of the Democratic Caucus in the House, Rep. Xavier Becerra (CA); Mike Murphy; EJ Dionne; Peggy Noonan.

Newsmakers: Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) discusses Congress’ efforts to pass government funding for the new fiscal year and efforts to reduce the deficit. Van Hollen is the top Democrat on the House Budget Committee and a member of the Joint Deficit Reduction Committee tasked with cutting $1.2 trillion from the deficit over ten years…

Q & A: Cary Nelson, President of the American Association of University Professors. He is the author of a new book which discusses the social, political, and cultural forces undermining the principle of academic freedom. He offers his account of the increasing struggles for governance and unionization of faculty members nationwide. He states that universities in this country are exploiting faculty and adjunct employees with low wages and long hours…

Religion & Ethics.

60 Minutes: After the wave – The relationship between the Japanese town of Otsuchi and its “sister city” Ft. Bragg, Calif., took on a new and powerful meaning after Otsuchi was inundated by the tsunami last winter. Alone on the wall
“60 Minutes” cameras capture a feat never documented before: viewers will see Alex Honnold scale a 1,600-ft. rock wall using nothing more than his hands and feet. Lara Logan interviews the 26-yr.-old about his technique and his sport where there can be no mistakes. Andy Rooney – Morley Safer interviews the iconic commentator about his remarkable career right before Rooney’s last regular appearance on “60 Minutes,” where he has had the final word since 1978.

To the Contrary: Guest Host: Cokie Roberts. Justice Sandra Day O’Connor.

Univision’s Al Punto: Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel; Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), Presidential Hopeful; Marielena Hincapié, Executive Director of the National Immigration Law Center; Mark Pugliese, Attorney.

Virtually Speaking: digby, Joan McCarter. 9pm ET.

C-SPAN’s Book TV. In Depth with Michael Moore.

FDL Book Salon: Constitution Café: Jefferson’s Brew for a True Revolution. “The author of the Socrates Café trilogy hits the road once again-this time to inspire a new, nationwide Constitutional Convention.” Chat with Christopher Phillips about his new book, hosted by Steven Schwinn. 5pm ET.

FDL Movie Night Monday: The Power of Two: Twin Sisters, Two Cultures, Two New Chances At Life.  “The Power Of Two offers an intimate portrayal of the bond between half-Japanese twin sisters Anabel Stenzel and Isabel Stenzel Byrnes, their battle with the fatal genetic disease cystic fibrosis (CF) and miraculous survival through double lung transplants.”  Visit with Marc G. Smolowitz (Director, Producer, Executive Producer) and Anabel Moriko Stenzel and Isabel Stenzel Byrnes, plus host Lisa Derrick.  Monday, 8pm ET.

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